City Facilities Alert:  All City Facilities are closed to the public. City Staff is available at each facility to assist during the closure periods via phone or email.  Please visit Oakwood Facility Closings for additional information.  


Oakwood incorporated as a city in 1908 with 67 homes. The present Oakwood City Charter was approved by the voters at an election on May 30, 1960, and amended by the voters at a November 8, 1988 election.

Oakwood is served by a council/manager form of government.  The council/manager form is the system of local government that combines the strong political leadership of elected officials in the form of a council or other governing body, with the strong managerial experience of an appointed local government manager.

Area:  2.2 Square Miles

Park Lands and Natural Areas:  64.18 Acres

Population – 2010 Census:  9,202

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